Ector County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse<br>  ==
 
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Ector County Courthouse<br>300 N Grant Avenue;<br>Odessa, TX 79761<br>Phone: 915.335.3030
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County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate, court<br>and land records from 1896; District Clerk has divorce records <br>
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Ector County has had two courthouses.&nbsp; The old red brick courthouse, built in 1904, was torn down in 1938, when the new Art Deco style courthouse opened.&nbsp; In 1964 a new courthouse was built around the 1938 courthouse, changing the look of the courthouse.  
 
Ector County has had two courthouses.&nbsp; The old red brick courthouse, built in 1904, was torn down in 1938, when the new Art Deco style courthouse opened.&nbsp; In 1964 a new courthouse was built around the 1938 courthouse, changing the look of the courthouse.  
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Ector County Court House <br>300 N. Grant<br>Odessa, TX 79761  
 
Ector County Court House <br>300 N. Grant<br>Odessa, TX 79761  
  
''Inventory of County Records, Ector County Courthouse,'' 1973, edited by Carolyn Trigg. [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth25244/m1/ Read the book online] at The Portal to Texas History.  
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''Inventory of County Records, Ector County Courthouse,'' 1973, edited by Carolyn Trigg. [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth25244/m1/ Read the book online] at The Portal to Texas History.
 
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Ector County; 300 N Grant Age; Odessa, TX 79761; Ph. 915.335.3030 Details: (Co Clk has b, m, d, bur, pro, ct &amp; land rec from 1896; Dis Clk has div rec)
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Contents

County Courthouse

Ector County Courthouse
300 N Grant Avenue;
Odessa, TX 79761
Phone: 915.335.3030

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate, court
and land records from 1896; District Clerk has divorce records



Ector County has had two courthouses.  The old red brick courthouse, built in 1904, was torn down in 1938, when the new Art Deco style courthouse opened.  In 1964 a new courthouse was built around the 1938 courthouse, changing the look of the courthouse.

Ector County Court House
300 N. Grant
Odessa, TX 79761

Inventory of County Records, Ector County Courthouse, 1973, edited by Carolyn Trigg. Read the book online at The Portal to Texas History.

History

Parent County

1887--Ector County was created 26 February 1887 from Tom Green County. County seat: Odessa [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Gardendale | Goldsmith | Notrees | Odessa (partly in Midland county) | Penwell | Pleasant Farms | West Odessa

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).